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Travel Information to Rotterdam from London

distanceDistance198 miles (320 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$114 - $41
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $41 (€35) • 9 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $114 (€99) • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Stena Line, Cityflyer (British Airways 2) or Eurostar

Travel 198 miles (320 km) by train, bus or flight from London to Rotterdam. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus, Stena Line, Cityflyer (British Airways 2) or Eurostar among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from London to Rotterdam.

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from London to Rotterdam

How to get from London to Rotterdam by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
bus

The best way to travel from London to Rotterdam is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

FlixBus
08:00PM10h30
London, Victoria Coach Station
07:30AMRotterdam, Conradstraat
$1101One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixBus
08:00PM10h30
London, Victoria Coach Station
07:30AMRotterdam, Conradstraat
$1101One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Eurostar
06:16AM3h16
London St Pancras International (STP)
10:32AMRotterdam Centraal
$2191One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Eurostar
11:04AM3h28
London St Pancras International (STP)
03:32PMRotterdam Centraal
$2871One-way
0 transfers
Eurostar
06:04PM3h28
London St Pancras International (STP)
10:32PMRotterdam Centraal
$2871One-way
0 transfers
Eurostar
03:04PM3h58
London St Pancras International (STP)
08:02PMRotterdam Centraal
$3561One-way
1 transfer
FlixBus
08:00AM10h45
London, Victoria Coach Station
07:45PMRotterdam, Conradstraat
$1401One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
09:00PM15h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:25PMRotterdam
$1411One-way
1 transfer
FlixBus
08:00AM11h45
London, Victoria Coach Station
08:45PMRotterdam
$1741One-way
1 transfer

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How to get from London to Rotterdam

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from London to Rotterdam, 72,07% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from London to Rotterdam and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Travel from London to Rotterdam on FlixBus, Eurostar and BlaBlaCar Bus travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Eurostar is the exclusive high-speed railway service connecting the United Kingdom with countries in continental Europe like France, Belgium and the Netherlands. Most Eurostar travel travel through the Channel Tunnel, also known as the Chunnel, between the UK and France. With a high-speed travel service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), you will travel to Rotterdam from London in ultimate comfort coupled with modern, comfortable seats and large windows. When booking your Eurostar travel to Rotterdam from London, you can choose between three ticket types: Standard, Standard Premier (with light refreshments served and spacious seats), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seating, lounge access, priority boarding and hot meal served).

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      British Airways (BA) is the United Kingdom’s flag carrier airline with headquarters in London near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport (LHR). BA is the second largest UK-based airline in terms of fleet size and number of passengers carried. Known as a full-service global airline, British Airways offers year-round low fares to destinations worldwide and flies to and from centrally-located airports. Its extensive global route network includes more than 170 destinations in nearly 80 countries throughout Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Australia.

        FAQs: Travel from London to Rotterdam

        FAQs: Travel to Rotterdam easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Rotterdam.
        FAQs

        There are 3 ways to get from London to Rotterdam: train, bus or flight.

        The cheapest way to travel between London and Rotterdam is a bus with an average price of $41 (€35).

        This is compared to other travel options from London to Rotterdam:

        A bus is () less than a ferry with an average ticket price of () from London to Rotterdam.

        Taking a bus costs $74 (€64) less than taking a flight, which average ticket prices of $114 (€99).

        Taking a bus costs $100 (€86) less than taking a train, which costs on average $140 (€121) for the same trip.

        The fastest way to get to Rotterdam from London is by flight with an average travel time of 50 min.

        Other travel options to Rotterdam take longer:

        Taking a bus requires on average 9 h 20 min of travel time.

        Train takes 3 h 16 min on average.

        Rotterdam is approximately 198 miles (320 km) away from London.

        The average frequency per day from London to Rotterdam is:

        • Around 1 bus per day.
        • 6 trains per day.

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between London and Rotterdam as scheduled services by train, bus or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

        These are the most popular departure and arrival points from London to Rotterdam:

        • Buses most often depart from London at London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Rotterdam at Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station).
        • Flights mostly depart from London Gatwick Airport and arrive in Rotterdam The Hague Airport.
        • Trains mostly depart from London Waterloo and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.

        The following travel companies offer services from London to Rotterdam:

        • BlaBlaCar Bus or FlixBus can get you to Rotterdam by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with FlixBus from London to Rotterdam for $41 (€35) on Omio.
        • Cityflyer (British Airways 2), easyJet, British Airways or BA Euroflyer can get you to Rotterdam by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with easyJet from London to Rotterdam for $60 (€52) on Omio.
        • Eurostar, NS International | IC Brussel, Eurostar, PKP Intercity or BSB can take you to Rotterdam by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Eurostar from London to Rotterdam for $140 (€121).

        Yes, there are direct routes from London to Rotterdam with the following travel companies:

        • You can find 1 direct bus per day to Rotterdam with FlixBus.
        • You can find 1 direct train per day to take to Rotterdam with Eurostar or Eurostar.

        Direct services to Rotterdam tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

        Your trip from London to Rotterdam doesn't have to end in Rotterdam. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam, Brussels or Berlin. If you’d like to add Paris, Amsterdam, Brussels or Berlin to your London to Rotterdam tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Rotterdam today!
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